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The word ‘grampumps’ makes me laugh

So even though we have agreed (I think) that my Dad’s name as a newly minted grandfather will be ‘Papa Rick,’ I can’t get the word ‘grampumps’ out of my head. It just makes me laugh. But that’s inconsequential–what we’re … Continue reading

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We call her Mama Twink

Hi, Mom. You’re . . . a grandma. But don’t worry–it becomes you! I’ve never seen such an enthusiastic grandma. She is determined to teach James how to speak Spanish, singing him ‘Cinco lobitos tiene la loba’ and crooning to … Continue reading

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The many faces of baby James

I hope you all are in a baby-type mood. Because during my sister Heidi’s visit with her new little son, I took about 500 pictures. I’ll only share a select few on my blog, I told myself. I’ll pick the … Continue reading

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No rhyme or reason

It’s the day before Thanksgiving here in the old United States. And under those circumstances, I don’t think I can be expected to put together a coherent post. I’m leaving work around 1pm and ‘working from the road’ thereafter. It’s … Continue reading

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